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Definitions of dial:

part of speech: noun

An instrument for showing the time of day by the sun's shadow: the face of a watch or clock.

part of speech: noun

An instr. for measuring time by the sun's shadow.

part of speech: noun

A flat surface on which a metal finger casts a shadow in such a way as to show the time by the sun; the face of a timepiece; any plate on which an index finger marks revolutions, pressure, etc.; an insulated fixed wheel used in telegraphy.

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